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Wednesday Night Urban Hike @ Dunwoody Trails (Pernoshal Park) w/ Optional Cafe Sababa
|Event Type:||Urban Hike|
|Event Location:||4575 N Shallowford Rd, Dunwoody, Ga 30338|
|Date(s) & Time:||Wed, Mar 29 2017 8:00 pm >> Wed, Mar 29 2017 9:00 pm|
|Registration Opens:||Tue, Mar 28 2017 5:00 pm|
|Registration Cut Off:||Mon, Apr 3 2017 7:00 pm|
|Event Duration:||1 Hours|
|Difficulty Rating:||D1: Easy|
|Trip Leader(s):||Gayle M.|
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|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 21 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||20|
|Minimum Group Size:||3|
|Number Registered So Far:||16 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||No|
Come join me for a fun night hike at Pernoshal & Brook Run Parks in Dunwoody. We will be hiking at a moderate 3.0 pace on a concrete trail.
There are bathroom facilities at this site.
Pernoshal Park opened 4/23/16. It is a 5-acre park that includes a pavilion, bathrooms, basketball courts, a pickle-ball court, a large open field area for play and a connecter trail which crosses Nancy Creek to Brook Run Park.
Pickle-ball was invented in 1965 on Bainbridge Island, outside Seattle, WA. The goal of Pickle-ball then and now was to create a game that is fun for every member of the family. It is a fun sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. It is played both indoors or outdoors on a badminton-sized court with a slightly modified tennis net. It is played with a paddle and a plastic ball with holes and as doubles or singles.
Brook Run Park opened in approximately 2011. It is a 102-acre park and is the largest park in Dunwoody. The park features include a large children’s playground, 2-mile trail loop, skate park, dog park, community garden, and event facility.
PLEASE arrive by 7:50 pm for time to use restroom facilities, socializing & introductions. Out of respect for the majority of people who arrive on time, we will leave PROMPTLY at 8:00 pm.
Out of respect for the majority of people who arrive on time, we will start the hike PROMPTLY at 8:00 pm.
Pre-Hike Snack/Dinner at Cafe Sababa - Mediterranean Grill (see Notes for details).An Israeli native prepares Middle Eastern fare such as shawarma & kabobs. In both Hebrew and Arabic, the word “sababa” is slang for “awesome,” “fun,” or “cool.”. PLEASE tell me in the notes when you register if you are joing me at Cafe Sababa so I know how big a table to reserve.
Come shine your light on a fun trail through the parks & woods.
|How to Get There:|
Pernoshal Park GPS Coordinates -
4575 North Shallowford Road 33.926544, -84.308401
Dunwoody, Ga 30338
Optional Pre-Hike Snack / Dinner
Come have a snack / dinner or socialize before our hike. I will be there at 6:00 pm so come after work or come early before the hike. Come whatever time before the hike. The restaurant is only 1 block from the park in North Shallowford Plaza.
4639 N Shallowford Road GPS Coordinates -
Dunwoody, GA 30338 33.9279786, -84.31143480000003
Menu - http://www.cafesababa.net/menu.html
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